Director Chosen For Western ‘Gundam’ Feature Film

Though details are sparse, it looks like the live-action Western-born Gundam film has a director. In 2018, it was announced at the Japanese company Sunrise's Anime Expo presentation that a live-action film based on the long-running science fiction mecha anime franchise Mobile Suit Gundam was in the works with Legendary Entertainment. It was later rumored … Continue reading Director Chosen For Western ‘Gundam’ Feature Film

Yack Deculture! TPTB Agree For Worldwide ‘Macross’ & ‘Robotech’ Distribution

Robotech was an animated series that aired in the West starting in 1985. The show itself was composed of three different Japanese mecha anime (Macross, Southern Cross, MOSPEADA), which were chopped up and modified to fit a new narrative by Harmony Gold USA. The first third of the Robotech saga was an adaptation of the … Continue reading Yack Deculture! TPTB Agree For Worldwide ‘Macross’ & ‘Robotech’ Distribution

New Projects Announced As ‘Kamen Rider’ Celebrates 50 Years (Updated)

You might have seen a certain bug-eyed Japanese superhero before and did not know his origins. You might have been one of the unfortunate ones to have seen the horrible attempts to bring him westward as "Masked Rider", which was the "Power Ranger" treatment that Kamen Rider Black RX (and other) that hit western shores … Continue reading New Projects Announced As ‘Kamen Rider’ Celebrates 50 Years (Updated)

‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba’ Anime Series Gets A Second Season (Updated)

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, is a hit manga and anime series both in Japan and overseas, with the anime series set to be even a bigger hit in the USA as it launched on Netflix in late January. It tells the tale of Tanjiro Kamado who wants to become a member of the Demon … Continue reading ‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba’ Anime Series Gets A Second Season (Updated)

Familiar Faces Dot ‘Godzilla S.P’ Anime Teaser (Updated)

Earlier this month, Toho and Netflix announced that a new Godzilla anime series was in the works. The new project was named Godzilla S.P <Singular Point>, and though the new creative team were announced along with a couple of concept art pieces, not much else was revealed about it. Well, fast forward almost a month … Continue reading Familiar Faces Dot ‘Godzilla S.P’ Anime Teaser (Updated)

New ‘Godzilla’ Anime Crashes Netflix In April 2021

Back in 2017-2018, a 3-part Godzilla anime invaded Netflix. To say that it was slow would probably be an understatement. Well the folks at Toho and Netflix aren't done with the animated Godzilla treatment as a new original animated series has been announced for 2021: Godzilla S.P (Singlular Point). Details are sparse for now, but … Continue reading New ‘Godzilla’ Anime Crashes Netflix In April 2021

‘Attack On Titan’ Begins Its Final Season In December

Just the other day, anime fans in the West got the good news that Attack on Titan will see its final season come to their shores. Now we are getting the "when" part of the show starting. In the initial announcement of the fourth and final season, it was announced as coming Fall 2020, and … Continue reading ‘Attack On Titan’ Begins Its Final Season In December

Yes, The Titans Will Invade The West Again For A Final Season

Back in July 209, after the final episode of the third season anime hit Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) aired, it was announced in Japan that the fourth and final season would air in the Fall of 2020. This past May, that schedule was reinforced by a trailer produced by its new animation company … Continue reading Yes, The Titans Will Invade The West Again For A Final Season

‘Dragon’s Dogma’ Netflix Anime Dated

Back in March 2019, Netflix announced a bunch of anime series coming to the streaming giant. Among those was another videogame property, a little less known than Castlevania or The Witcher: Dragon's Dogma. No, not Dragon's Lair (which is planned to be a live-action feature from Netlfix), Dragon's Dogma. Dragon's Dogma was an action RPG … Continue reading ‘Dragon’s Dogma’ Netflix Anime Dated

Studio Ghibli’s Next Film, ‘Earwig And The Witch’, Will Release In North America

Studio Ghibli, the makers of such beloved Japanese anime as My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Mononoke, Sprited Away, and Howl's Moving Castle, will have its upcoming new film in North American theaters (unless the pandemic thwarts those plans). Ghibli fans were put into a slight state of distress when word of the studio's closure came about … Continue reading Studio Ghibli’s Next Film, ‘Earwig And The Witch’, Will Release In North America